( Log Out /  "Ladies and gentlemen, players and ladies, high-lifes and low-lifes, all you trash with cash, allow me to announce the Doctor is IN! Funnier in its original edit. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Reviewed in the United States on July 25, 2017. Back to the Future: The Ultimate Trilogy [Blu-ray], Romancing the Stone [Blu-ray] by 20th Century Fox. In need of a patsy until the heat dies down, Smooth hits paydirt with mild-mannered professor Clifford Skridlow (Aykroyd): and promptly skips town, leaving his bevy of sexy "employees", in Clifford’s hapless hands. Like I said it didn't win any awards but Dan is always good and for 90 mins its worth while entertainment that you can laugh at! Mom tells him about hustling in on her turf and he is going to pay. Charmed by the ladies and spurred by his dedication to chivalry, Clifford agrees to become their protector and ally, transforming himself from a power-walking professor to a heroic hustler ... and throwing down the gauntlet to save his college from financial ruin and the four damsels from the wrath of Mom! Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Carter, Doctor Detroit SHOULD have been a pretty solid hit. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. - The Complete Series [Blu-ray], Space Patrol Luluco: The Complete Series [Blu-ray], Kuma Miko - The Complete Series [Blu ray] [Blu-ray], Myriad Colors Phantom World - The Complete Series [Blu-ray], The Vision of Escaflowne - The Complete Series [Blu ray] [Blu-ray], The Alfred Hitchcock Classics Collection [Blu-ray]. ", Dan Aykroyd;Howard Hesseman;Fran Drescher;Lynn Whitfield;Donna Dixon, Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Reviewed in the United States on April 22, 2019. Thread Tools. Mom then knocks off Clifford's wig and they continue to fight. I saw it years ago, when it was edited for TV. Posted in Movies Tags: 80s, doctor detroit, eighties, Movies. And Doctor Detroit is born. There's few things worse, cinematically speaking, than an unfunny comedy, and Dan Aykroyd has had his share of them...Caddyshack II (1988), Nothing But Trouble (1991), Canadian Bacon (1995), Sgt. Unable to add item to List. …yeah, it’s still pretty lousy. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. I had forgotten how 'bad' Mom was! Doctor Detroit tells her he will rip off her head and shit down her neck. (Shabu!) Smooth Walker (Hesseman, Police Academy 2) is a Chicago pimp that is being threatened to hand over all his assets to the most dangerous of the underground baddies, a large and ruthless woman named Mom (Murtagh). Mom's willing to settle up (everything Smooth owes, including his ladies, in exchange for his life), but the quick thinking Smooth creates a fictional character called Doctor Detroit, claiming he's in charge of show, and is also trying to muscle in on Mom's territory. If not buy your own copy or come on over, I have popcorn! Dan Aykroyd (three years removed from The Blues Brothers and a month away from introducing us to Trading Places‘ Louis Winthorpe III) brought Skridlow (and the good Doctor) to life as only he could. Clifford sets of a meeting with Doctor Detroit at the junkyard Thursday at midnight. The Blues Brothers Double Feature (The Blues Brothers / Blues Brothers 2000) [Blu-ray], Rainbow Days - The Complete Series [Blu-ray], And you thought there is never a girl online? ", Clifford Skridlow’s newest profession is the oldest profession in Doctor Detroit, a chaotic comedy starring the one and only Dan Aykroyd. ( Log Out /  Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I'm so happy to add it to my DVD collection. Results 1 to 3 of 3 Thread: Dr. Detroit II: The Wrath Of Mom? Just want to say 'hi'? Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 22, 2010. Please try again. The Internship (Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD with UltraViolet). Please try again. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Mom tells him and the girls she is taking over, but Cliff intervenes and tells Mom that he is Doctor Detroit's assistant and if anything happens to him and the girls, his measure of revenge will be swift. (Man, that must have sounded GREAT in the pitch meeting!). Later on that week, Mom gets a call from Doctor Detroit, who actually is Clifford Skridlow talking in a funny voice and tells Mom that the meeting is not at midnight and will be at 9:00. She sends some of her henchmen to bring in Smooth Walker to talk to him. Clifford disarms Mom, but shows mercy on her and asks the crowd what should happen to her and they decide to get rid of her and she is taken away by the other pimps and her reign of power is over. Co-written by Bruce Jay Friedman (Stir Crazy, Splash), Carl Gottlieb (The Jerk, Caveman), and Robert Boris (Some Kind of Hero), and directed by Michael Pressman (The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training, Some Kind of Hero), the film features, as I mentioned, Dan Aykroyd, along with Howard Hesseman ("WKRP in Cincinnati", This Is Spinal Tap, Rubin and Ed), Donna Dixon (Spies Like Us), Lydia Lei (Vice Squad), T.K. https://villains.fandom.com/wiki/Mom_(Doctor_Detroit)?oldid=3904192. We ♥ Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five’s “The Message”. I've always loved this movie, an 80's classic. No one may have liked Doctor Detroit in its day, but looking back now? She tells her goons to kill him. Reviewed in the United States on December 30, 2019, Reviewed in the United States on August 14, 2019, Reviewed in the United States on September 7, 2020. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 25, 2012. The gate opens and he and Mom meet and talk. Tag Archives: Wrath of Mom. No one may have liked Doctor Detroit in its day, but looking back now? When fast-talking pimp Smooth Walker (Howard Hesseman, WKRP In Cincinnati) finds himself in hot water with Chicago crime boss Mom (Kate Murtagh), he claims that there’s a new player in the game: Doctor Detroit, a cat who’s badder than bad ... and completely fictitious. Carter (Seems Like Old Times, The Thing), Lynn Whitfield (Silverado, The Josephine Baker Story), Fran Drescher (The Hollywood Knights, This Is Spinal Tap), George Furth (Blazing Saddles), Nan Martin (Toys in the Attic), and Kate Murtagh (Waxwork II: Lost in Time), who can also be seen on the cover of Supertramps' biggest selling album "Breakfast in America", posing as the diner waitress holding aloft a glass of orange juice. Mom sees the Doctor and her and her men chase after him in the hotel kitchen and the Doctor gets a sword with food on it and he and Mom have it out with swords and while fighting, they end up at the Monroe College Banquet room. He escapes with the help of Diavolo, Thelma, Jasmine, Monica, and Karen. When Comparative Literature professor Clifford Skridlow woke up that morning (for his tight-shorted power walk), little did he know that by the time the night was through he would become the most feared pimp in Chicago. I'm in Detroit, specifically the Hyatt in Dearborn, and the shit has hit the fan. But that’s why we’re here. What’s not to love? Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Smooth refuses to hand over the women and goods, creating a fictitious third party gangster that has also been applying the same pressure -- a bad-ass pimp named Doctor Detroit. Clifford sets of a meeting with Doctor Detroit at the junkyard Thursday at midnight. Mom being held off by Clifford Skridlow . Not only did Doctor Detroit tank, its pitiful box office returns quickly squelched the real sequel (Doctor Detroit 2: The Wrath of Mom) that was promised in the closing credits. Mom is one of the biggest crime bosses in city of Chicago. Only one 10 second scene not appropriate for the kids. Carter and The Doctor himself Howard Hesseman from that classic sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati! Mom, all alone while her men are searching for Doctor Detroit, is being picked up by a tractor claw and lifted up by Doctor Detroit and dropped on a pile of cars. Not only did Doctor Detroit tank, its pitiful box office returns quickly squelched the real sequel (Doctor Detroit 2: The Wrath of Mom) that was promised in the closing credits. But it’s 80s, it’s Aykroyd, and it’s pimps. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Mom tells him and the girls she is taking over, but Cliff intervenes and tells Mom that he is Doctor Detroit's assistant and if anything happens to him and the girls, his measure of revenge will be swift. What’s not to love? She runs a limosuine service in Chicago called "Mom's Limosuine Service". by Dan Aykroyd;Howard Hesseman;Fran Drescher;Lynn…. Later on in the week, Mom crashes a party at the Players Ball being held at the Excelsior Hotel along with the Monroe College banquet in another part of the hotel. I will use my skills negatively!”. Reviewed in the United States on November 23, 2019, FORGOT HOW FUNNY IT WAS. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. During the end credits, we see a bold promise that Doctor Detroit would return in "Doctor Detroit II: The Wrath of Mom" (spoofing the title of Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan).

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